BHT Sussex

We provide housing, and deliver support, specialist advice and guidance to people across Sussex.


BHT Sussex

We provide housing, and deliver support, specialist advice and guidance to people across Sussex.

Combating Homelessness, Creating Opportunities, Promoting Change

BHT Sussex is a housing association and a homeless charity. We provide essential services across Brighton & Hove, Eastbourne and Hastings, as well as elsewhere in Sussex. We see it as our role to both challenge the causes of homelessness, poverty and marginalisation and to deal with the consequences.

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Our Service Areas

Work, Learning & Employment

Homelessness & Homeless Prevention

Mental Health & Wellbeing

Addiction Services

Housing, Benefits & Legal Advice

Housing Services

News & Events

Fulfilling Lives South East project closes after eight years

The below is a message from the team at our Fulfilling Lives South East project which closes today, leaving an incredible legacy behind it.     ...
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BHT Sussex welcomes new policy to end release of prisoners on Fridays

We welcome the government's recent announcement that it will end Friday releases from jail for vulnerable prisoners. Many organisations, including BHT Sussex, have long been ...
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100 walkers take to Brighton streets to raise funds for advice services

Last Wednesday volunteers, members of staff and trustees from three local charities, Citizens Advice, Possibility People and BHT Sussex, were joined by representatives from ten ...
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Covid-19 Emergency Appeal

Please help us safeguard the future of our services during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Real life stories from BHT Sussex


BHT’s Immigration Legal Service has helped hundreds of refugees and asylum seekers with legal support. Many of those we work with are ‘unaccompanied minors’; young people and children who have often endured unimaginable suffering, and who have no adults to look after their welfare when they arrive in the UK. We provide a crucial service for some of the most vulnerable people in our community, including victims of trafficking and domestic violence. This Is YL’s story. YL was living in Vietnam with her parents when tragically, when she was just 14, they both died within a short time of each … Read more

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